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Manufacturer's Description

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Werner Powerhouse Fiberglass Straight Shaft Whitewater Kayak Paddle - The Werner Powerhouse Fiberglass Kayak Paddle offers the amazing power and responsiveness you need for creeking and river running. The full-size kayak paddle blades are evenly balanced, creating a clean catch that is immediately powerful and smooth throughout the entire stroke.

- Outdoorplay

The Werner Powerhouse 1 PC Straight Shaft Paddle is a kayak paddle for powering your river running adventures. One part human strength, one part paddle strength and you've got speed and agility while floating along the rushing river. This one-piece paddle Features full-size blades made of fiberglass for lightweight durability. The shaft is also fiberglass and the overall paddle is just right for large, strong paddlers. Jump in the boat and scope out the river, stroke after stroke. Features of the Werner Powerhouse 1 PC Straight Shaft Paddle Premium Performance Uses material choice and manufacturing skill to allow for a perfect combination of light swing weight and stiffness Fiberglass blade construction gives you a compromise between swing weight and value Dihedral allows for smooth and stable forward paddling, a core philosophy for Werner Custom shaped, low profile, reinforcement spine allows for enhanced blade maneuverability when linking several strokes and provides blade stiffness and overall strength Full sized blades Are and ideal Fit for larger, well-conditioned paddlers Optimized flex and strength Feather Angle: 1-piece options- unfeathered, Right hand control or left hand control, up to 90 degrees, in 5 degree increments

- Moosejaw

The Werner Powerhouse 4 Piece Paddle lets you bring bomber reliability on the plane or stow it in your boat for safety. Like other Powerhouse Paddles, the 4 Piece delivers the same power and responsiveness needed for big creeks and river running. Full-size blades are evenly balanced for a clean, powerful catch and a strong, smooth stroke. Ideal for well-conditioned paddlers charging big rivers and creeks. 30Adeg blade offset balances solid bracing with reduced wind resistance. Optimized flex and strength. Designed for your body to feel strain free without giving up Werner's Bomber reliability. Premium fiberglass blade and shaft construction provides lightweight responsiveness and durability. The four-piece Powerhouse breaks down to easily packable sizes for a back-up or travel paddle. The center ferrule (joint) is a traditional stainless steel button system and the shaft to paddle joint is a stainless steel button system for an easy secure fit.

- NRS

River runners rejoice, because the Werner Powerhouse Straight Shaft Fiberglass Paddle is here to give you all the power you need to move fast and aggressively in technical water. A fiberglass shaft gives you confidence that your paddle won't snap at an inopportune moment, and the balanced shape of the full-size fiberglass blade results in clean catches and more purchase with every stroke. The blade also has a dihedral for smooth and stable strokes, and an asymmetrical shape that reduces the paddle's desire to twist in your hands.

- Backcountry.com